Punky Mom Mixtape – Fall Music Playlist

Happy Fall ya’ll! Hopefully for some of you, the leaves are changing and the weather is starting to cool off. I definitely look forward to this time of year. We are starting to create special “mixtapes” on Spotify for our punkies to enjoy. Here are some tracks to help your house get in the mood. We call it autumn over here in England, but it will always be fall music to me....more

Fantasy Wardrobe Friday: Fall Classy Plaid

 I decided I wanted to start a new regular segment on my blog by utilizing Polyvore. I call this “Fantasy Wardrobe Friday.” Basically, it’s a collage of pieces I wish I had in my closet, hence the words fantasy wardrobe. What woman doesn’t dream of more clothes in her closet?...more

Kale Salad with Pumpkin, Pomegranate, & Ginger Lime Dressing

 Image Creator: Brandy Oswald, A Mindful MantraToday’s recipe is inspired by all things autumn. Take a break from the rush of the holidays and treat your family to this delicious Kale Salad with Roasted Pumpkin!...more

Even My Furkid Loves Autumn

Sam was stomping around in the leaves yesterday afternoon so of course I snapped a pic.Please stop by and give Sam a "like" ~ as a proud furkid Mom, I love showing him off, lol.http://moonlightandmadness.wordpress.com/2014/11/05/ww-sam-in-leaves/...more

Fall Things


Autumn's Sights, Sounds & Smells

Autumn's Sights, Sounds & SmellsWere I called on to define, very briefly, the term Art, I should call it ‘the reproduction of what the Senses perceive in Nature through the veil of the soul.’ The mere imitation, however accurate of what is in Nature, entitles no man to the sacred name of ‘Artist.’ ~Edgar Allan Poe...more

Low Carb Pumpkin Sausage Soup

It's fall, so it's time for pumpkins!...more

Pumpkin Spice is a Scourge

As most of you know, I am taking part in BlogHer’s October NaBloPoMo. The theme this month is “Crunch” but, as usual, the only crunch I have been really focused on is the time crunch. There always seems to be somewhere I need to go or something I need to get done....more

How to Murder a Pumpkin in 10 Easy Steps

1. Find a pumpkin. Bond with it....more

The Pumpkin Gene

I’ve recently discovered that I am in fact, caucasian.I always assumed I was. “They” say if both of your parents are white then chances are, you are as well. I don’t know who “they” are. Doctors? Genetic scientists? Pssssh!!! What do they know?I mean, I guess I’ve always had caucasian traits. I’m pasty. I played the clarinet in highschool. I orgasm for Nutella. I own a Kitchenaid mixer that I never use. All characteristics that point to honkey heritage....more
LOL. Speaking of white people problems: my local supermarket does NOT have the pumpkin oreos as ...more